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A list of phrases about numbers

A list of phrases about numbersWe love to count and we love to talk about it. Here's a list of 'number' phrases and sayings. From 'a bunch of fives' to 'zero tolerance' - fifty phrases and counting:

A bunch of fives

A picture is worth a thousand words

A stitch in time saves nine

At sixes and sevens

Back to square one

Baker's dozen

Behind the eight ball

Better half

Catch 22

Cheap at half the price

Cloud nine

Double Dutch

Double whammy

Dressed to the nines

Fifteen minutes of fame

Fifth column

Four corners of the earth

Genius is one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration

Goody two-shoes

Half inch

Half-cocked

Half-hearted

Hat trick

High five

Hung, drawn and quartered

Life begins at forty

Ménage à trois

Nine days' wonder

No quarter given

Nul points

On cloud nine

One over the eight

One stop shop

One-hit wonder

Richard the Third

Seven-year itch

The nth degree

The third degree

The whole nine yards

Third time lucky

Three score and ten

Three sheets to the wind

Three strikes and you are out

Twenty four seven

Twenty three skidoo

Two cents worth

Two heads are better than one

Zero tolerance